The table below looks at the statistics for Cryptography skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cryptography over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 32 45 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Contract jobs citing Cryptography 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.34% 0.26% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.31% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £538 £475 £383
% change year-on-year
+13.15% +24.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.25 - £52.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
227 322 253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 77.74% 82.99% 79.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 199 157
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £526 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 28 17
Median hourly rate £36.75 £37.50 £39.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% -4.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.50 £14.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.00 £59.00 £45.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

Cryptography
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge region citing Cryptography as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Cryptography Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Cryptography
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cryptography across the Cambridge region.

Cryptography Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Cryptography
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cryptography across the Cambridge region.

Cryptography Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Cryptography
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cryptography also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Cryptography.

1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded C
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
3 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Algorithms

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) C Software Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Cryptography Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded C Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded C Software Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Interoperability Testing (IOT) Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded C